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Clynelish, Headline, Invergordon, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »

[21 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 600 views]
A couple of Wemyss malts from the latest release–Invergordon and Clynelish

Three weeks ago or so Came another single casks release by one of my favorite independent bottlers : Wemyss. as always, each malt (or grain in this instance) has a unique name which characteriszes it, I was lucky to be able to sample three of the recent batch (which was EPIC in size – 12 different casks). Two very different …

Clynelish, Darkness!, Headline, Master Of Malt, Tasting Notes »

[18 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 688 views]
More Darkness! : 16 year old Clyenlish [Master of Malt]

After a brief change of dram, here’s another expressions from the latest Darkness! installation by Master of Malt (or Maverick Drinks is you like). Just like the previous Darkness! whiskies , this Clynelish  spent a finishing period of 3 months in tiny, specially coopered, fresh, first-fill Oloroso Sherry casks with huge surface area to volume ratios prior to bottling, as …

2013, Clynelish, Featured, Headline, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »

[16 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 820 views]
Wemyss Clynelish 1997–“Apple Basket”

Let’s kick start this week with a single cask distilled at Clynelish (although not an average Clynelish), and bottled by Wemyss. I do love apple pies and apple crumbles and anything with cooked apples (my weak spot, along with lemon pies). So, what better than to try a liquid form of those?
Wemyss Malts Clyenlish 1997 , 46% abv, “Apple Basket”.
Nose: …

Clynelish, Featured, Headline, Linkwood, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »

[27 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 1,273 views]
Two more New Wemyss Malts–Linkwood & Clynelish

Time for two more lovely single casks from Wemyss (recently reviewed another lovely dram from that release : The Salted Caramels Glen Scotia 1991 which i really liked). So,how will those 2 fare? let’s dram!
Wemyss Apple Pastry Linkwood , 1991
Nose: Apple strudel with blackberries , aniseed, vanilla and some pear tart.
Palate: Nice sweet woody touch with baked apples filled …

Archives, Clynelish, Glen Garioch, Headline, Tasting Notes, Uncategorized »

[12 Nov 2012 | No Comment | 1,257 views]
More Archives action :Clynelish 1997 & Glen Garioch 1990

Two more from the Indie Archives label brought to you by Whisky Base. This time two quite different whiskies From Clynelish and GG.
Let’s start with the younger Clynelish , This blog has not seen a lot of Clynelish action and it’s a good start for a new week:
Clynelish 1997 Archives ,53.9 % , € 64.95
Nose: waxy lemony and a quite …

Auchentoshan, Clynelish, Featured, Glen Scotia, Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »

[27 Aug 2012 | 5 Comments | 1,709 views]
Tasting 3 new Wemyss malts single casks (latest batch)

A couple of month ago Wemyss released 5 new single casks to their Single cask collection, and continuing their recent trend, they do disclose which distillery is behind the lovely name and descriptions. I really like how they name their expressions, with descriptive names, although not as fancy and posh, and some might say over posh names given to some …